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Drywall screws can snap under the heavy load of upper cabinets. Instead, attach cabinets to studs with 2½-inch deck screws fitted with cabinet washers. usually screw right through the support beams running horizontally across the top and bottom of the cabinets into the wall studs. Join cabinets together to make a single unit and ensure tight seams between the face frames.
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